| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:53 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — There will be no more Saturday nights in March, magical nights at the corner of 33rd Street and Eighth Avenue and the intersection of Ewing and Kemba. For UConn, Syracuse and some other elite basketball schools, there will be no...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:09 AM
MEMPHIS – Locked in yet another defensive struggle with Cincinnati, the Huskies were the team with the tighter grip.
Tighter and tighter the Huskies defense played, as they held the top-seeded Bearcats without a point for nearly six minutes, and...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:48 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- On the eve of Selection Sunday, Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski used the bully pulpit to advocate for more than the five ACC teams certain to make the NCAA tournament. And in so doing, he took a dig at the Atlantic 10....
| Mar 15, 2014
| 8:41 PM
MEMPHIS — Louisville took home the trophies the Huskies had been eyeballing, and there is no substitute for that.
UConn brought back items less tangible — confidence, self-esteem, things that seemed lost a week ago. The Huskies, now, can...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:06 PM
1 Virginia (28-6, ACC champion) vs.
16 Coastal Carolina (21-12, Big South champion)
Virginia must prove it deserves a No. 1 seed, even after beating Duke in the ACC tournament Sunday. Winning big over the Chanticleers would be a good start.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 8:14 AM
STORRS — The last time the UConn basketball team missed the NCAA Tournament in successive years was 1988-1989. Bill Clinton was still governor of Arkansas. The Red Sox were still cursed. And the "Lethal Weapon" sequels had only reached 2, on their...
| Feb 21, 2014
BLACKSBURG — Whit Babcock is going to modernize Virginia Tech athletics. Dramatically and subtly. Short- and long-term. He's going to push the department to promote, fundraise, recruit and win like never before.
Less than a week on the job, the...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:23 PM
BLACKSBURG — Virginia Tech football owns the nation’s second-longest bowl streak, while the athletics department, unlike many peers, operates in the black. The Hokies are attaining new heights in the Directors Cup all-sports standings and rank...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 4:30 AM
The conference season is less than half complete, but Virginia Tech’s place in the lower-tier of the ACC basketball standings is all but certain. A third consecutive last-place finish would not surprise, and the NCAA tournament seems light years...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 1:07 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — DeAndre Daniels was walking better, feeling better after a full practice with his teammates on Saturday morning.
His ankle, his back, and his psyche have all been hurting.
"Last couple of games it's been killing me, watching my...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:12 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. – As they move into the last four weeks of the regular season, the Huskies are not only fighting their American Athletic Conference opponents, they face pain and fatigue as well.
And although they got DeAndre Daniels back for the...